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Policy Issues and Legal Topics Affecting Multifamily Housing

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Washington state residents continue to see rising property taxes.

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A week from Monday, April 5, the legislature must pass policy legislation, or it is considered dead for this legislative session.

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On March 11, 2021, Governor Inslee announced the Healthy Washington - Roadmap to Recovery plan will be transitioning from a regional approach to a...

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Lakewood rental and mortgage assistance and Pierce County rental assistance flyers with more information

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Renton, Washington – Washington Multi-Family Housing Association’s (WMFHA) found 94.6% of statewide apartment homes made a full or...

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New data released by King County shows that while the breadth of people behind on rent is historically high, the depth of the challenge may not be...

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Monday, February 15, 2021 marked the first policy cutoff in the Washington legislature. The next important cutoff is March 9, when all proposals...

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Governor Inslee Moves Counties to Phase 2 On Thursday, January 28, Governor Inslee announced that two regions will move to Phase 2 of the Healthy...

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2020 will certainly be a year to remember, and a year to forget.

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Renton, Washington – Washington Multi-Family Housing Association’s (WMFHA) found 88.23 percent of statewide apartment homes made a full...

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The Governor released official Fitness and Training COVID-19 Guidance on Wednesday night. The Guidance describes reopening of unstaffed indoor...

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As legislators convene for a historic 2021 legislative session, we urge them to make housing access, affordability, and market health a top...

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